Founders of Daniel Marks, MCG&Co and SEVENTWENTY launch new recruitment agency DMCG Global

The Founders of three recruitment power houses, Daniel Marks, MCG&Co and SEVENTWENTY, join forces to create a new recruitment agency DMCG Global. This exciting new venture for the creative, marketing and technology sectors, provides a global recruitment network of over 30 recruitment consultants, 120,000 candidates, with a universal reach stretching across 10 offices including London, Amsterdam, New York, Los Angeles, Perth, Sydney, Brisbane, Hong Kong, Dubai and Singapore.


Who are the Founders of DMCG Global?

Dan Matthews, the Founder of recruitment firm Daniel Marks, holds 18 years’ experience working within marketing, advertising, creative and digital recruitment. He has helped to deliver solutions to a broad array of leading blue-chip brands, consultancies and creative agencies throughout the UK, USA and globally. His firm has also been praised for a number of diversity and inclusion initiatives including the Big Bang Creatives Internship Scheme and The Planning Academy.

Justin McGuire, the Co-Founder and CEO of recruitment firm MCG&Co also has over a decade worth of recruitment experience under his belt. For almost a decade beforehand, he experienced working client-side for a communications agency, working with some of the world’s most celebrated brands. It was in this role, he transitioned into founding and growing his recruitment agency across the Middle East and Asia with his business partner Adam Michael Toctan. Since then, he has cemented a reputation as a leading recruitment partner within the marketing, communications and digital space.

Adam Michael Toctan, Partner at MCG&Co helped launch the recruitment firm into APAC back in 2016. Adam has in excess of 14 years recruitment experience across Europe, the Middle East and APAC. The vast majority of this is within the creative, communications and digital space – placing mid-senior level talent throughout Hong Kong, China, Singapore and SEA. Adam has won ‘Recruitment Consultant of the Year’ 2 years running, and steered MCG&Co to ‘Best New Recruitment Agency’ in the coveted Asia Recruitment Awards. Adam is highly regarded amongst his peers as being one of the finest strategic advisors to partner clients and candidates alike.

Allen Smith, the Founder and CEO of SEVENTWENTY has enjoyed over a decade working in recruitment, transforming leading organisations across Australia by recruiting the very best talent in marketing, advertising, digital and creative for them. He is known by his team, candidates and clients as a passionate recruiter, one that holds very clear values in the industry – that is to provide a service that has a real impact on people’s lives as well as businesses. His reputation precedes him, as his recruitment firm thrives solely on word of mouth, and as such, he continues to be many brands first choice for sourcing talent.


Stronger Together

Creating a strategic alliance like this holds many benefits not only for us as recruitment businesses but also for our many clients and talented candidates we continue to work with. Together our growing recruitment network is far stronger, it provides huge flexibility on referring trusted contacts across a number of territories, which in turn ensures a continued high level of service across all markets.


For candidates, this will no doubt, provide even greater job opportunities in a variety of locations, with the added support of our specialist recruitment consultants in their respected regions and specialisms.


Our Global Offering

Moving forward our DMCG Global network will benefit from a variety of specialist recruitment services including:

Contingency Recruitment

Executive and Retained Search

Project Recruitment

Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO)


In addition to this, we are now able to offer training and diversity hiring through our partnered career platforms and, with future plans to partner on a number of diversity and inclusion initiatives across the globe.


Join our Revolution in Global Recruitment today

Whether you’re a candidate, brand or recruiter, there has never been a better time to join our digital network of talented minds. Our connections are built on trust, respect and shared values within the advertising, creative, marketing, communications and technology industries. If this interests you, we encourage you to follow our growing recruitment network online via our LinkedIn company page and DMCG Global website.